$760 million—that’s what we are paying to subsidize the large low wage employers who do not provide health coverage or pay enough for their employees to pay for their own. Take a look at the most recent report naming largest companies.
Employers Who Had Fifty or More Employees Using MassHealth, Commonwealth Care, or the Health Safety Net in State Fiscal Year 2010
This report is a little older, but it names all the names.
Employers Who Had Fifty or More Employees Using MassHealth, Commonwealth Care, or the Uncompensated Care Pool in State FY08
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